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Mission

Oakwood School provides a multisensory educational program in which students with learning differences are guided to achieve their unique academic and social potential in a nurturing community environment

Summer 2019

Program Information

Academic Mornings: Choose Regular program or Intensive Reading and Writing program.

Regular Academic Morning - Starts each morning at 9:00 AM (Weeks 1, 2, 3, & 4)
Students ignite their passion for learning through a variety of multisensory, project-based activities and learning experiences within the context of the program theme. Reading, math, writing, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills are applied in the classroom with the instruction and guidance of highly qualified Oakwood teachers.

Intensive Reading & Writing Morning - Starts each morning at 8:30 AM (Weeks 2, 3, & 4)
Teachers trained in Orton-Gillingham methodologies use fun, multisensory activities to target phonemic awareness skills, decoding (reading), encoding (spelling), fluency, and comprehension. Written language lessons include a variety of activities based on the 6+1 Traits of Writing. Students enjoy a variety of activities, incorporating physical movement and educational games to enrich lessons, all within a small-group environment.

Recreational Afternoons
All students will visit the pool twice each week, as well as experience a variety of exciting afternoon enrichment activities such as team sports, technology, and cooking. In addition, the students will enjoy a different field trip every week, where they will build friendships and enhance social skills while exploring the rich resources of the DC area. Afternoons end at 3:00 PM.

Summer Costs

You may register for any or all of the following weeks:

Regular Academic Morning (starts at 9:00 AM)
Week 1: 6/24/19–6/28/19 ($625) Limited Spots available; Call or email for more information
Week 2: 7/01/19–7/05/19 ($500)* Limited Spots available; Call or email for more information
Week 3: 7/08/19–7/12/19 ($625) Limited Spots Available; Call or email for more information
Week 4: 7/15/19–7/19/19 ($625) Limited Spots Available; Call or email for more information

Register for all four weeks of Regular Academic Morning for $2,150

Intensive Reading & Writing Morning (starts at 8:30 AM) **
** Currently, specific weeks have limited space (applicants may be waitlisted). If you are interested in the Intensive program, call us before you apply: 703-941-5788)

Week 1: (Not Available)
Week 2: 7/01/19–7/05/19 ($630)* Limited space available; call or email before you apply
Week 3: 7/08/19–7/12/19 ($775) Limited space available; call or email before you apply
Week 4: 7/15/19–7/19/19 ($775) Limited space available; call or email before you apply

*4-day week; July 4 holiday

Save 5% of the total cost by submitting the completed forms with a 20% deposit to the Oakwood School office by April 5, 2019. Full payment is due June 1, 2019.

Application Process - New Summer Students

New Community students have a two-step registration process. First, they need to submit a Summer Application to the Oakwood Summer Program. The summer program team will review the Summer Application and supporting documents to be sure we are a good match and that we will be able to fully serve the student’s academic needs. If accepted, the Community student will then complete a Summer Program Registration form.

PLEASE NOTE: Currently, spots are limited for most weeks of the Regular and Intensive programs; call us for more information before you apply: 703-941-5788.

Examples of Supporting Documents:

  • Any psycho-educational evaluations or current IEP the student may have
  • Most recent report card and any other recent assessments
  • $50 application fee

Please Note: the Intensive Reading and Writing Program has limited space and involves an extra screening process. If you choose the Intensive Reading and Writing Program during registration, please complete Page 3 of the Summer Application. Your child will be screened by program staff to determine official acceptance into the Intensive program.

For a Summer @ Oakwood 2019 Application, please call the number below.
(PLEASE NOTE:
Currently, spots are limited for most weeks of the Regular and Intensive programs; call us for more information before you apply: 703-941-5788)

Registration Information - Returning Summer Students and Oakwood Students

Returning Non-Oakwood Community Students need to complete a Summer Program Registration form and provide any new supporting documents. They do not need to complete a new application.

Oakwood Students just need to complete a Summer Program Registration form. They do not need to complete an application.

Please Note: the Intensive Reading and Writing Program has limited space and involves an extra screening process. If you choose the Intensive Reading and Writing Program during registration, your child will be screened by program staff to determine official acceptance into the Intensive program.

Everyone can save 5% off the total cost by submitting the completed Registration Forms with a 20% deposit to the Oakwood School office by April 5, 2019.

Click Here to Register for Summer @ Oakwood 2019.